Forest Hills Northern High School

3801 Leonard St Ne, Grand Rapids, MI 49525 | (616) 493-8600
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 965
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3801 Leonard Street Ne, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Jon Gregory
  • Fax: (616) 493-8644
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 965
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 61.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 498 (51.6%)
  • Females: 467 (48.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 23 (2.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 113 (11.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 136 (14.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Forest Hills Northern High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Forest Hills Northern High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade23824.7%
10th Grade25926.8%
11th Grade26327.3%
12th Grade20521.2%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Forest Hills Northern High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on MEAP and MME state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

Social Studies Test

MME - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

Math Test
Reading Test
Science Test
Social Studies Test
Writing Test
English Language Arts Test
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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